Dateline NBC Documentary Launches Online

Our pro-bono project in Ethiopia, Aster’s Story, was just posted on Dateline NBC’s website as a Web Exclusive. Check out the video here. Aster Degaro suffered from a life-threatening tumor on her neck, one that had grown to enormous proportions and couldn’t be treated anywhere in East Africa. Ostracized by her peers, Aster couldn’t attend […]

Happy Holidays!

Hard to believe we are almost at the end of another year! You would think we would have seen this year’s end coming a bit quicker considering we’ve been filming holiday commercials since October! Along with the new Cabela’s “It’s In Your Nature” campaign, we also shot holiday spots for Cabela’s as well. See the […]

The Modern Traveling Circus

Have you ever read a book or seen a film about the circus- the people who travel around and set up a big top tent, or practice their art- trapeze flying, elephant riding, lion taming, or clown around- all for entertainment. Well, looking around on set over the past month, at a crew that has […]

To the Great White North!

Hello Alaska! This Friday, November 22nd, I’ll be giving a Canon-sponsored talk with Stewart’s Photo at the Anchorage Museum at Rasmuson Center. I’ll be going over my go-to tips for shooting adventure photography. It’s been a busy fall with traveling all over the country shooting and I’m excited to have this talk to fold in […]

5D Mark III Custom Settings

Since moving to the Canon 5D Mark III, we’ve been thrilled with how it has helped raise the production value of our work. since upgrading to the Mark III, we have come up with a few custom settings for the camera that has helped our workflow.   A couple years ago, we had a post […]

Photo Plus Expo in New York

It’s that time of the year again already! I’ll be speaking at PDN’s Photo Plus Expo in New York on Friday, October 25 from 1:30-3:30pm. Sponsored by Canon, this year my talk is Mastering Video: Storytelling Essentials For Cinematography. At its heart, great cinematography is all about creating emotion. In this fast-paced seminar, I’ll reveal the essential elements […]

DSLR Dynamics Tour

As you know, we here at TSP+F are HUGE advocates of DSLR style filmmaking. Which is why we’re psyched to let you know about our friend Mitch Aunger over at is launching a DSLR filmmaking tutorial tour. In Mitch’s words, “Our tour is called DSLR Dynamics Video Visuals Tour and we’re bringing in-depth tips, tricks, and insider knowledge […]